Ida Ella Pierson1

b. 10 August 1861, d. 1946
Last Edited=22 Apr 2012
Great-grandaunt of Joan Elizabeth Coffman
     Ida Ella Pierson was born on 10 August 1861 at Oxford, Franklin County, Indiana.1,2 She was the daughter of William Pierson and Jemima Arnold Goshorn.1

On 12 June 1880 Ida Ella Pierson was enumerated in the household of James Abernathy on the 1880 U. S. census for Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana as Ida Pierson, Step Daughter, Single, 18 years old, birthplace of Indiana, occupation of ???. Also enumerated in the household were Jemima Arnold Goshorn, Laura Belle Pierson, Leona Wilmetta Pierson and Jane Wilson.3

Ida Ella Pierson died in 1946.1


  1. Herbert August Potratz, A Family Tree of the Miller-Smith Family, supplied by unknown 14 supplier; A family tree in a non standard form, currently in the possesion of Joan E Flint.
  2. Pierson Family Bible Pages, Photocopies made by Toni Mathis and George Potratz from a Bible in the pocession of Toni Mathis, Christmas 2001, currently in the possesion of Joan E Flint, Seattle, WA.
  3. James Abernathy household, 1880 U.S. census, Jackson County, Indiana, population schedule, City of Seymour, enumeration district 187, supervisor's district 2, page 18 (written) / 143 B (stamped), dwelling 181, family 209; Images Online: 1880 U.S. Census / Indiana / Jackson / Unknown Townships / ED# 187 / Image 18 of 38, transcribed 9 Jul 2003.